On the table

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Definition

My offer is still on the table!: My offer is still valid! It's not too late to accept my offer!
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The invitation is on the table!: You are invited!
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Examples

  • "It's clear that you have mastered the ins and outs of the British pub, so I don't think you'll experience any cultural problems. I was amazed when you stood on the table and sang Abba songs with members of a women's rugby team. While this kind of behaviour may not be acceptable in front of your client, I'm sure you'll go down well with English girls!"
  • "Susie : I'm not, and my offer to slap you in the face is still on the table Cheeter."
  • "So the invitation is on the table."
  • "Well my offer is on the table."

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